Build and improve scalable and highly available systems.
You will help us build the next generation of engagement software that powers presidential campaigns, disaster response, and global brands.
You’ll utilize your technical skills, including fluency in PHP, or Python; deep knowledge of Linux.
You'll thrive on the challenges of operating a highly dynamic, multi-tenant environment serving content critical to our clients’ success.
You will help change the world Monday through Friday, but have a life, too.
We offer unlimited time off, generous parental leave, and flexible work schedules.
You will be a part of the BSD Tools Platform Engineering team working closely with Software Developers, QA Engineers, and Product Managers to build software that will help organizations grow inspiring, impactful, and progressive digital programs.
Top things we're looking for
4+ years experience in web operations, devops or software engineering with a strong operational focus
Managed a large-scale, high-traffic highly-available web environment
Supported terabyte database clusters in an online, real-time environment implementing replication and failover strategies
Worked in a hybrid or fully virtualized or cloud environment and are familiar with the benefits and challenges of virtualization and different PaaS/IaaS vendors.
Experience directly with Amazon Web Services is a plus
Automated management of distributed systems using tools for orchestration and configuration management
Collaborated effectively across engineering, QA and client service / support team
Familiarity with modern web infrastructure technologies and design patterns such as log analysis, service-oriented architecture, messaging and queuing
Blue State Digital is a purpose-driven creative and tech agency.
We transform how brands and causes engage their most important people.
From Google to UNICEF, from Obama to MIT, from Tate Modern to Ford Motor Company, Blue State Digital helps grow communities, build platforms, and transform organizations for the digital age.
Led by the most creative and analytical minds from the political, nonprofit, and brand worlds, Blue State Digital is a part of WPP Digital and has more than 200 employees in six offices around the world.